Brand Names : Lexapro
is used to treat mental depression.
Escitalopram belongs to a group of medicines known as selective serotonin
reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). These medicines are thought to work by increasing
the activity of the chemical serotonin in the brain.
This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription, in the
following dosage forms:
Some commonly used brand names are:
In the U.S. -
† Not commercially available in Canada.